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Connel Ferry East

(1903-1967)



Summary

Connel Ferry East was one of two new signal boxes opened in 1903 when the layout was considerably enlarged, concurrent with the opening of the Ballachulish branch. The signal box closed in 1967.


18 August 1903

New layout brought into use and signal box opened.


28 August 1903

Lt. Col. Yorke (Board of Trade) reported on his inspection of the following alterations:

Two new signal boxes had been built and the signalling rearranged:



Connel Ferry East (1903)
Connel Ferry East (1903)


Connel Ferry East (1927)
Connel Ferry East (1927)

22 January 1953

New Up Distant signal provided.



Connel Ferry East (1953)
Connel Ferry East (1953)

17 September 1961

Signalling and permanent way alterations.



Connel Ferry East (1961)
Connel Ferry East (1961)

15 July 1965

Permanent way recoveries.



Connel Ferry East (1965)
Connel Ferry East (1965)

8 January 1967

Signal box closed. Branch platform line retained as single line.